Death by poison movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant death by poison movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, suspense, cult film, serious, visually appealing and suspenseful films and TV shows about / with death by poison, murder, poison, death, blood, danger, deadly, serial killer, vengeance and suicide plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Comedy genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as death by poison: The Hateful Eight (2015), The Princess Bride (1987), The Birthday Cake (2021), Gosford Park (2001), The Beguiled (2017), The Magnificent Gladiator (1964), The Lair of the White Worm (1988), The Young Poisoner's Handbook (1995), Punk Rock Holocaust (2004), The Nights of Prague (1969).

List of death by poison movies

The Hateful Eight (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 168 min.
Story: Bounty hunters seek shelter from a raging blizzard and get caught up in a plot of betrayal and deception.
Style: captivating, stylized, talky, bloody, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, gang, stagecoach, dark humor, winter, murder, brutality, old west, revenge, snow, prisoner, twists and turns ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: wyoming, usa
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The Princess Bride (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In this enchantingly cracked fairy tale, the beautiful Princess Buttercup and the dashing Westley must overcome staggering odds to find happiness amid six-fingered swordsmen, murderous princes, Sicilians and rodents of unusual size. But even death ...
Style: fairy tale, touching, feel good, witty, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, chick flick, date night ...
Plot: true love, love and romance, pirate, romance, princess, imaginary kingdom, adventure, friendship, prince, save the princess, swashbuckler, revenge ...
Time: middle ages, victorian era, 15th century
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The Birthday Cake (2021)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: On the 10th anniversary of his father's death, Giovanni reluctantly accepts the task of bringing a cake to the home of his uncle, a mob boss, for a celebration. Just two hours into the night, Gio's life is forever changed.
Style: suspense, tense, disturbing, suspenseful
Plot: christmas, family gatherings, death by poison, ex convict, family relations, puerto rican, violence, bomb, godfather, mercilessness, criminal heroes, pride and honor ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new york
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 7.2
 88K
Gosford Park (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA, UK, Italy
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Multiple storylined drama set in 1932, showing the lives of upstairs guest and downstairs servants at a party in a country house in England.
Style: suspense, biting, enigmatic, bleak, dark ...
Plot: murder, country estate, estate, society, butler, high society, murder investigation, servant, police investigation, murder mystery, twists and turns, master and servant ...
Time: 1930s, year 1932, pre world war two, 20th century, victorian era
Place: england, london
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 6.3
 58K
The Beguiled (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: During the Civil War, at a Southern girls’ boarding school, young women take in an injured enemy soldier. As they provide refuge and tend to his wounds, the house is taken over with sexual tension and dangerous rivalries, and taboos are broken in ...
Style: suspense, sexy, gothic, romantic, cerebral ...
Plot: union soldier, american civil war, girls' school, wounded soldier, sexual tension, seduction, girl, civil war, southern belle, confederate soldier, teacher, murder ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, victorian era
Place: virginia
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The Magnificent Gladiator (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Roman soldiers capture Attalus (a.k.a. Hercules) in a battle at the fringes of the Roman Empire. They take him back to Rome where his prowess as a gladiator earns the respect of the Emperor Galienus. An ambitious nobleman named Zullo, however, wants ...
Plot: ancient rome, gladiator, antiquity, ancient history, spy, roman, roman empire, battles, shepherd, poison, actor, prison ...
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Seven Stages to Achieve Eternal Bliss (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A small-town couple finds the perfect apartment in the big city, except there's one catch: the apartment is home to the ritualistic suicides of a deranged cult.
Style: surreal, funny, wild
Plot: religion, cult, suicide, suicide by poison, double suicide, woman urinating, euthanasia, heart attack, male protagonist, death by poison, murder disguised as suicide, accidental killing ...
Place: los angeles
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The Lair of the White Worm (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In a remote corner of England's Peak District, a mysterious skull is unearthed. But even weirder is that Lady Sylvia steals the skull for use in worshiping - very erotically - her pagan god, The White Worm, who hungers for the taste of virginal ...
Style: gothic, surreal, scary, macabre, humorous ...
Plot: vampire, supernatural, monster, dark humor, dangerous attraction, archaeologist, surrealism, transformation, cult, obsession, temple, deadly creature ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england
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The Young Poisoner's Handbook (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK, Germany, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A sinister tale of genius gone wrong, The Young Poisoner's Handbook chronicles a young man's descent into madness against the absurd backdrop of suburban English life. Hugh O'Conor plays Graham Young, a schoolboy from the London ...
Style: disturbing, witty, humorous, gloomy, visually appealing ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, crimes, poison, psychology, police investigation, violence, runaway, vengeance, violent, visceral, sexualized violence ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: london
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Punk Rock Holocaust (2004)
Genre: Horror, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: It is about a serial killer on the loose at the Vans Warped Tour who tries killing off the bands one by one, and features bands such as Me First and the Gimme Gimmes, Less Than Jake, The Used, Big D and the Kids Table, Rancid, The Horrorpops, The ...
Style: slasher, cult film
Plot: punk, zombie, serial killer, alienation, rock and roll, punk rock, death, punk band, death by poison, punk music, vegan, rock climbing ...
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
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The Nights of Prague (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Prague - mystical city. It was here in the Middle Ages, alchemists and magicians gathered. Rumor has it that the house of Prague hide secret obtain the philosopher's stone, and complex multi-level labyrinth of underground tunnels and cellars ...
Style: psychotronic, anthology, cult film, urban fantasy
Plot: bossiness, humanoid robot, driving, travel, alchemist, irony of fate, mute woman, misandrist, nudity (full frontal - brief), rivals, golem, narcissistic woman ...
Place: central europe, prague
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 7.1
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Socrates (1971)
Genre: Biography, History
Country: Italy, Spain, France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: After Athens falls under the government of the Thirty Tyrants, the lives of citizens are no longer safe. The philosopher Socrates, meanwhile, continues his so-called philosophical "preaching", gathering more and more young disciples. The ...
Style: philosophical
Plot: philosopher, philosophy, antiquity, greek mythology, lawyer, ancient, ancient history, atheist, quantum physics, husband wife relationship, knowledge, voting ...
Time: ancient times
Place: ancient greece, athens greece
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The Fantastic World of Juan Orol (2012)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Mexico’s half-forgotten B-movie master, “involuntary surrealist” Juan Orol (1897–1988), receives a pitch-perfect tribute in this deft, irresistible love letter to a self-made man of showbiz whose career spanned half a century and nearly 60 ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, stylized, captivating, realistic
Plot: filmmaking, ambition, couples, artists and showbiz, athlete's life, showbiz, husband wife relationship, death of wife, gangsters, cemetery, death of son, artist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, spain, cuba, latin america, mexico city ...
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The Secret of the Ice Cave (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Chile, West Germany, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A group of treasure-seekers embark on a expedition into high adventure as they race to discover what's really located in the mysterious ice cave.
Style: semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: treasure hunt, cave, mountain, on the road, treasure hunter, battles, friends, friendship, family, escapades, betrayal, heroes ...
Time: 80s
Place: chile
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 7.1
 13K
Cold Fish (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Shamoto runs a small tropical fish shop. When his daughter Mitsuko is caught shoplifting at a grocery store a man named Murata steps in to settle things between the girl and the store manager. Murata also runs a tropical fish shop and he and Shamoto ...
Style: disturbing, realistic, rough, serious, sexy ...
Plot: serial killer, sexual pleasure, sexual promiscuity, fish, slutty wife, crimes, psychopath, female nudity, milf, molestation, dysfunctional family, woman on top ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
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 5.8
 9K
The Calling (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Detective Hazel Micallef hasn't had much to worry about in the sleepy town of Port Dundas until a string of gruesome murders in the surrounding countryside brings her face to face with a serial killer driven by a higher calling.
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, bleak, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, riddles and clues, crimes, law enforcement, society, murder, winter, hidden treasure, snow, investigation, gay ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, british columbia, montreal
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The Hunger Games (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Every year in the ruins of what was once North America, the nation of Panem forces each of its twelve districts to send a teenage boy and girl to compete in the Hunger Games. Part twisted entertainment, part government intimidation tactic, the ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, suspenseful, disturbing, serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, kids, chick flick, family outing
Plot: survival, female protagonist, death, distopia, game of death, contests and competitions, youth, rivalry, future dystopia, killings, young heroes, game ...
Time: future
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 6.4
 7K
The Banquet (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 131 min.
Story: 907 AD, the Tang Dynasty in China. The movie is set in an empire in chaos. The Emperor, the Empress, the Crown Prince, the Minister and the General all have their own enemies.
Style: captivating, stylized, atmospheric, serious, surprise ending ...
Plot: emperor, martial arts, empire, betrayal, intrigue, murder, kung fu, exile, politics, royal family, state affairs, rivalry ...
Time: 10th century, middle ages
Place: china, asia, ancient china
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Robin and Marian (1976)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Robin Hood is an old man when he returns with his best friend Little John to England after the Crusades. Maid Marian has entered a nunnery, King Richard is a raving lunatic, his Brother John a moron, and the age of great adventure has seemed to have ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, stylized, sexy ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: robin hood, knight, adventure, romance, folk hero, tragic love, medieval, aging, crusade, nun, old love, rivalry ...
Time: middle ages, 80s, 70s, 12th century
Place: england, france
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The Name of the Rose (1986)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: West Germany, Italy, France
Duration: 130 min.
Story: 14th-century Franciscan monk William of Baskerville and his young novice arrive at a conference to find that several monks have been murdered under mysterious circumstances. To solve the crimes, William must rise up against the Church's ...
Style: intellectual, psychological, suspenseful, gloomy, clever ...
Plot: investigation, monastery, uncover truth, clergy, monk, medieval, murder, riddles and clues, twists and turns, religion, abbey, crimes ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: europe, france, south of france, italy
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The Diabolical Dr. Z (1966)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A woman seeks to avenge her father's death by using a local dancer, with long poisonous fingernails, to do her bidding.
Style: gothic, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: revenge, night, serial killer, strip club, mad scientist, exotic dancer, good versus evil, mind control, plastic surgery, faking own death, murder, father daughter relationship ...
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The Mirror Crack'd (1980)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Jane Marple solves the mystery when a local woman is poisoned and a visiting movie star seems to have been the intended victim.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, sexy, light ...
Plot: private detective, murder mystery, amateur detective, investigation, murder, serial killer, movie star, unlikely criminals, crimes, haunted by the past, actor's life, whodunit ...
Time: 1930s, 50s, 20th century, year 1953
Place: scotland, england, europe, scotland yard
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 4.4
 1K
Method (2004)
Genre: Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, Romania, Switzerland, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The line between fantasy and reality blurs when an actress begins behaving like the 19th-century murderer she is playing.
Style: tense, psychological, suspenseful, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, mind game, obsession, filmmaking, couples, actor's life, crimes, journalism, haunted by the past, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 19th century
Place: indiana, romania, usa, europe, new orleans ...
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Die, Mommie, Die! (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: You slipped into my life as easily as vermouth into a glass of gin, purrs reclusive singing star Angela Arden. Arden is not only haunted by a secret, she's treated like dirt by her louse of a husband, her snoopy maid, and her petulant daughter. ...
Style: witty, humorous, melancholic, satirical, light ...
Audience: chick flick, teens
Plot: murder, gay, dysfunctional family, transvestism, women, family, family relations, artists and showbiz, eccentric family, lifestyle, family life, parents and children ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: spain, greenwich village manhattan new york city, hong kong
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The Da Vinci Code (2006)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Malta, France, UK
Duration: 149 min.
Story: When the curator of the Louvre is found murdered in the famed museum's hallowed halls, Harvard professor, Robert Langdon and cryptographer, Sophie Neve must untangle a deadly web of deceit involving the works of Leonardo da Vinci.
Style: exciting, suspense, suspenseful, mind bending, clever ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: conspiracy, adventure, twists and turns, christianity, investigation, treasure hunt, holy grail, mystery, religion, ancient mystery, riddles and clues, secrets ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, 21st century, 1st century
Place: vatican, london, paris france, europe, england ...
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Agatha Christie's Miss Marple: A Caribbean Mystery (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA, Australia
Duration: 104 min.
Story: On Vacation, Miss Marple discovers that death of a British Officer is actully a murder and must solve the the case before the murderer strikes again
Style: serious, realistic, talky, mind bending, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder mystery, private detective, murder, investigation, resort, hotel, amateur detective, forensics, vacation, caribbean sea, riddles and clues, who done it ...
Time: 80s
Place: caribbean, bahamas
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 7.6
 184K
Battle Royale (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In the future, the Japanese government captures a class of ninth-grade students and forces them to kill each other under the revolutionary "Battle Royale" act.
Style: disturbing, bleak, bloody, suspense, dark ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: game of death, survival, death, teenager, desperation, teacher, island, cruelty, school class, contests and competitions, suicide, distopia ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
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 6.1
 139
Autumn (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Jean-Pierre is a hit man in Paris. He wants to stop; an incentive is reconnecting to Michelle, a childhood friend. He's ready to commit himself to her, but she has her own secrets: she sells bomb components to thugs. He hears rumors of a ...
Style: suspense, captivating, unusual plot structure, exciting, contemplative
Plot: retribution, hitman, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, mercenary, swashbuckler, murder, criminal, couple relations, save the day, couples, autumn, death by poison ...
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 5.9
 1K
Arang (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A salt storehouse near the sea may be haunted. A penniless ex-con dies a gristly death in a house he can ill afford. The detectives assigned the case are Min, newly reinstated after a suspension, and Lee, a new transfer from forensics. Min has ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, enigmatic, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, afterlife, murder, mystery, law enforcement, crimes, rivalry, supernatural, sexual abuse, grudge, revenge, disappearance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: seoul, asia, korea, south korea
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 7.1
 2K
The Reverse (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Poland
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A story about women, set in the present and in 1950s Warsaw. Sabina, a quiet, shy woman who has just turned thirty lacks a man in her life. Her mother knows all about it and tries at all costs to find her daughter a good candidate for a husband. The ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, realistic, clever ...
Plot: looking for love, opposites attract, undercover, fall in love, matchmaking, couples, dark humor, family relations, romance, love and romance, parents and children, wooing ...
Time: 50s, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary
Place: europe, poland, warsaw poland
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